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New nutrient profiling tools confirm starchy vegetables deliver comparable nutritional value as non-starchy vegetables and whole fruit

Study: starchy vegetables deliver comparable nutritional value as non-starchy vegetables and whole fruit

June 16, 2022
A new study recently published in Frontiers in Nutrition has challenged the tendency in nutrition research to separate starchy vegetables from their non-starchy counterparts
Just in time for summer, Tasteful Selections releases two new microwave-ready potato trays

Just in time for summer, Tasteful Selections releases two new microwave-ready potato trays

May 23, 2022
Grilling is a highlight of summer. From brats, burgers and steak to fish, chicken or pork chops—America is grilling! And Tasteful Selections is ready to help consumers enjoy fresh potatoes all summer long.
Tasteful Selections Color-Changing Purple Passion Margarita Takes Center Stage for National Margarita Day

Tasteful Selections Color-Changing Purple Passion Margarita Takes Center Stage for National Margarita Day

February 23, 2022
Potatoes and tequila? You read that right. Tasteful Selections' most unique potato recipe yet—The Color-Changing Purple Passion™ Margarita!
MountainKing Introduces Tajin Roaster Promo Offering Free, In-Bag Sample of Popular Dry Seasoning

MountainKing Introduces Tajin Roaster Promo

January 25, 2022
MountainKing is spicing up several of its gourmet varieties by partnering with Tajín Clásico Seasoning to offer shoppers a free sample of the top-selling dry seasoning in 1.5 lb. bags
United States frozen potato export continued to improve

United States export of frozen potato increased by 30 percent in Q3 (YOY)

November 20, 2021
U.S. exports of frozen potato products increased by 30% for the July – September 2021 quarter compared to 2020. These increases were led by a 63% increase to Mexico
Side Delights Offers Shoppers Potato Recipes and Reasons to be Thankful This Holiday

Side Delights Offers Shoppers Potato Recipes and Reasons to be Thankful This Holiday

November 20, 2021
Side Delights offers shoppers Thanksgiving potato recipes and reasons or reminders to give thanks this year. Thanksgiving is a crucial season for retailers,
Swisspatat adds a new potato variety on its 2022 list

Swisspatat adds a new potato variety on its 2022 list

November 19, 2021
Swisspatat adds early potato variety Colomba as a new entry to its 2022 variety list in order to strengthen the supply of early season firm-skinned, firm-cooking potatoes (green line)
2021 Q1 potato sales at US retail see increases compared to 2019

2021 Q1 potato sales at US retail see increases compared to 2019

November 08, 2021
During the first quarter of Potatoes USA’s Marketing Year 2022 (July - September 2021), potato sales decreased in dollars by 1.1% and in volume by 5.7% compared to the same period in 2020.
Jamey Higham Named New Idaho Potato Commission President and CEO

Jamey Higham Named New Idaho Potato Commission President and CEO

November 02, 2021
Produce industry veteran Jamey Higham will become the next president and CEO of the Idaho Potato Commission, effective in early 2022.
Bushwick Commission Unveils Newly Designed Potato Packaging

Bushwick Commission Unveils Newly Designed Potato Packaging

October 29, 2021
Bushwick Commission, a potato packer in the NorthEast of the United States, has announced a packaging redesign for their popular Guarantee label.

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